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If you've ever lived in a dorm (or currently do), you know the challenges: noisy roommates, prison-like dimensions, and zero storage. Funny, that sounds a lot like our adult apartments. No matter how much of our youth we spent cultivating mansion (or penthouse) dreams, our real-life spaces always wind up a bit more economical.
So, in honor of back-to-school (and fall sprucing) we rounded up 30 essentials to make your home more functional — and fun — no matter your age. From a suction-cup-adhering medicine cabinet decorated with prescription pop art to a backpack laundry bag, these affordable buys just make life easier, so you can focus on your studies/grown-up things. Decorating 101 starts now.
Following her stint on Broadway in Cabaret, Michelle Williams is back on the big screen — which means she's also back on the newsstand. The Oscar-nominated actress has posed for the April 2015 cover of Elle UK ahead of her starring role in Suite Française. Oh, how we missed those platinum locks and Louis Vuitton duds. read
We're anxious for warmer temperatures, yes. But, not everyone shares the enthusiasm for bikini season of, say, Sports Illustrated readers. Most women have some gripe or another about swimwear — and two-pieces can prove especially trying. Maybe you struggle to find sets that flatter your figure, tops that stay put, read